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Lily 'Colour Carpet™ Sparkler'Lilium

3 Options from £9.99

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The only ground cover lily that flowers within 10 weeks of planting

Best In Class for ground cover lilies - click here for details

7 Lily bulbs £9.99 Out of Stock
14 Lily bulbsSave £4.99 £19.98 £14.99 Out of Stock
28 Lily bulbs £24.99 Out of Stock
Description How to Grow More Info Delivery Reviews
Pastel pink shades with a delicious perfume! The short stems of Lily Colour carpet® 'Sparkler' make this dwarf variety a 'must have' for creating vibrant ground cover in exotic gardens, or edging paths and borders. Each bulb produces up to 10 exquisite blooms set above glossy green foliage that knits together to create a seamless carpet of colour. The compact, sturdy stems are ideal for cutting and will fragrance your home for up to two weeks. Bulb size: 12/14. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 20cm (8").

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Patio, Ground Cover, Scented Gardens, Exotic Garden, Cut Flower Garden

Hardy

Sun or semi shade

60cm (23.6in)

20cm (7.9in)

7 Lily Bulbs (T10035)
14 Lily Bulbs (T10140C)
28 Lily Bulbs (T10141P)

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Flowering Months

Feed and water oriental lily bulbs regularly throughout the growing season, keeping them moist at all times. Deadhead faded blooms at the base of the flower where they join the stem to prevent the development of seed pods. When cutting oriental lily flowers for indoor arrangements, it is important to leave a third of the stem intact in order to feed the bulb for the following year.


After flowering leave the stems intact until they begin to yellow in autumn. Reduce watering and move containers of lilies to a cool, frost free position over winter. Lilies grown in borders can be lifted, cleaned and stored for the winter, however in mild areas most lilies should survive outdoors provided that the soil is not too wet. A mulch of well rotted manure or garden compost should be applied in spring. Divide and repot container grown lilies into fresh compost every other year.

Caution: All parts of lilies are toxic to cats.
Oriental lilies prefer a moist, free draining, neutral to acid soil that is rich in organic matter. Prior to planting, add plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost to the soil to give your lilies the best start. When growing lilies in containers, use a loam based compost such as John Innes No.2. Lily bulbs should be planted at a depth of approximately 3 times their own height and 15cm (6") apart. Planting deeply helps to protect the bulb during particularly hot periods. Choose a sheltered, sunny position where lilies will grow with their heads in the sun and their roots in the shade.

Delivery

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £1.95.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.95.

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For your complete peace of mind, our Home and Garden products may be returned to us within 30 days of purchase for a refund of the purchase price. Items must be returned unused, at your cost and in mint condition. All items carry a manufacturer's 12 month defects warranty.

Reviews

Image is wrong! 2015-06-14

These lilies are pink, not white! Please amend the photo as it's very misleading! The description even says "Pastel pink shades".

T&M replied on 2015-06-15: Thank you for posting your comments. I apologise for the mistake, we will rectify this right away.